#### Answer

The lengths of the pieces: 5, 10, 25 inches

#### Work Step by Step

$40=x+2x+5x$
$40=8x$
$x=5$
The lengths of the pieces: 5, 10, 25

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Pearson

ISBN 10:
0321726391

ISBN 13:
978-0-32172-639-1

The lengths of the pieces: 5, 10, 25 inches

$40=x+2x+5x$
$40=8x$
$x=5$
The lengths of the pieces: 5, 10, 25

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